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Obese kids quadruple their risk of developing high blood pressure in adulthood

Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 17:51

A new study has revealed that obese children quadruple their risk of developing high blood pressure in adulthood, while overweight children double the risk.

New therapy could help slow down progression of Lou Gehrig’s disease

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 21:07

Researchers have developed a therapy that could dramatically slow the onset and progression of the Lou Gehrig’s disease.

More than 4,700 Indian children die before five years

Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 15:43

In India, there are less than seven doctors for every 10,000 people, and more than 4,700 children die every day before attaining the age of five, a report said Thursday.

Iron supplements do not boost malaria risk: Study

Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 09:19

Global health experts have warned against giving iron supplements in areas where malaria is rampant, but a study Tuesday found no rise in cases of the mosquito-borne disease among children who took iron.

Poor sleep tied to kids` lower academic performance

Last Updated: Saturday, August 17, 2013, 11:13

Children who have trouble sleeping tend to do worse in school than their peers who get a good night`s sleep, a new study suggests.

BMI may not be the best measure for obese child`s health

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 14:12

A new study has claimed that focusing on a single factor like the degree of BMI change among obese children is restrictive and can overlook other important health outcomes.

Breastfeeding may ward off stuttering in kids

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 19:18

Children who are breastfed are more likely to recover from stuttering and return to fluent speech, a new study has found.

Disabled kids receive harsher punishment in developing countries: Study

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 21:16

A new study has revealed that children with disabilities receive harsher punishment across the developing world.

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